What does Elia mean?
Elia has 20 more related variations via Elias, Elijah: Eliasz, Elice, Elihu, Elija, Eliot, Elis, Eliyahu, Eljah, Eljasz, Ellice, Elliot▲, Ellis▲, Elyas, Elyot, Elyott, Ilija, Ilja, Ilyaas, Ilyas and Lige▼.
Elia is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#12850 out of 88799, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Elia and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Elia (#unlisted) are Elijah (#11 a year ago), Eli (#49), Elias (#103), Elliot (#217), Ellis (#443), Lige, Ely, Eliot, Elie and Elis. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during 1880-1889 and have remained as popular to this day, but with the forms Lige and Elie becoming less in vogue. The most fashionable birth names among these are Ellis (#443), Elliot (#217), Elias (#103), Eli (#49) and Elijah (#11), with Eli, Elias, Elijah, Elliot and Ellis enjoying a resurgence in popularity. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)